California Dreaming – The Icons

Here is the Definitive List of Our Top 10 Californian Wines. #1: 2013 Opus One: The Composer’s Masterwork… Mondavi and…


1. 2013 Opus One

The Composer’s Masterwork… Mondavi and Rothschild linked through the king of Californian Bordeauxs.


2. 2004 Dominus Estate Dominus

Christian Moueixs’ not-so-little slice of California at Napanook.


3. Jackson Family 2013 Vérité La Muse

A combination of old world experience and new world fruit. The wine is a distinct blend of varietals harvested from…


4. 2014 L’Aventure Optimus

Black raspberries, spice box, dried flowers and underbrush in a full-bodied, balanced and lengthy package. A great…


5. 2012 Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars Cask 23 Cabernet Sauvignon

Combining the S.L.V. and Fay; Aromas of black cherry, cola, currant and ripe figs begin the nose of this rich and…


6. 2014 L’Aventure Côte a Côte

Deep, full-bodied, gorgeously layered and with plenty of fine tannin, this big, rich 2014 is loaded with notions of…


7. Jackson Family 2013 Cardinale

Jackson Family 2013 Cardinale: Mt. Veeder, Spring Mountain, Howell Mountain, Oakville, and Diamond Mountain come…


8. Opus One NV “Overture”

Opus One NV "Overture": As a natural extension of the creation of the estate’s signature cuvée - Opus One - Overture’s…


9. 2013 HdV Chardonnay

2013 HdV Chardonnay: This Napa-Burgundy love child balances the finesse of  Romanée-Conti with the brashness of Hyde…